Subject: Re: kern/start_init()/init_main.c doesn't care for /rescue ?
To: Ian Zagorskih <email@example.com>
From: Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org>
Date: 07/09/2004 07:33:32
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On Thu, Jul 08, 2004 at 08:56:37PM +0700, Ian Zagorskih wrote:
| Anyway, input is: libc is completely broken. What do we have as a
| next step ? Right, panic when kernel is loading /sbin/init image
| course in NetBSD 2.0 it's linked dynamically and dependant on libc
| -> ld.elf.so exits due to unavailable library -> "init process
| terminated with exit code 1" -> panic -> ddb
1. boot -a (or equivalent for your platform)
2. Specify "/rescue/init" as the path to init.
3. Specify "/rescue/sh" as the shell for single user mode (this should be
This is why I implemented /rescue before we switched the system to
be fully dynamically linked...
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